Susan Granger Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Susan Granger

Susan Granger
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
10/10 92% Dunkirk (2017) Christopher Nolan has created the most intense, immersive war story since 'Saving Private Ryan.'‐ SSG Syndicate
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3/10 21% Wish Upon (2017) This twisted supernatural thriller is a simplistic adaptation of W.W. Jacobs' 1902 story "The Monkey's Paw."‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2017
6/10 72% An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power (2017) Effective and impassioned, it urges environmentally-conscious citizens and their governments to cope with consequential challenges.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2017
8/10 98% The Big Sick (2017) Endearing, surprisingly witty romantic comedy...perfect 'date movie.'‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2017
6/10 61% Despicable Me 3 (2017) Gru and his mischievous Minions strike again in this silly, innocuous sequel, leading audiences to expect more in the future.‐ SSG Syndicate
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2/10 18% The House (2017) Atrociously tedious - What a terrible waste of time and talent!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
7/10 92% Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) Scrappy sequel, evoking fond memories of the adolescent angst in John Hughes' 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off."‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2017
7/10 78% The Hero (2017) Compassionate, character-driven story, drenched with melancholy, as Sam Elliott delivers an understated, yet Oscar-caliber performance.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2017
8/10 94% War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) Awesome and elegiac, as humanity is reflected back through the apes. A 'must see' for lovers of this franchise.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 5, 2017
7/10 78% The Beguiled (2017) A subtly savory, estrogenic potboiler that empowers the feminist perspective...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2017
8/10 94% Baby Driver (2017) Edgar Wright's adrenaline-propelled, music-driven crime caper is a gas!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2017
8/10 85% Okja (2017) Audacious, socially-conscious allegorical fable...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2017
4/10 22% Once Upon a Time in Venice (2017) Fueled by testosterone, it's a wannabe action-comedy caper that turns out to be neither.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2017
5/10 48% Rough Night (2017) Ostensibly celebrating female friendship, it's only fitfully funny.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2017
3/10 15% Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) Clumsily patched together by three writers, six editors and director Michael Bay, it's an explosion-filled, mind-numbing, $250-million Hasbro Toy promotion.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2017
5/10 77% Beatriz at Dinner (2017) It's always a shame when superb performances get mired down in deeply flawed melodrama. Like serving a tantalizing appetizer with an indigestible meal, it's ultimately frustrating.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2017
6/10 67% Cars 3 (2017) Sentiment reigns as the anthropomorphic vehicles take more laps around the cinematic track.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2017
4/10 23% The Book of Henry (2017) Despite superb performances, it's confounding - a misguided mess!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2017
7/10 55% 47 Meters Down (2017) This underwatater thriller is suspenseful and scary - until a third act twist turns out to be ridiculous.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2017
7/10 90% Maudie (2017) Simplistic and sincere - with an exquisite performance by Sally Hawkins - it's an improbable success story.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2017
6/10 68% The Journey (2017) Simplistic yet compelling, giving the impression of eavesdropping on a historic conversation.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2017
6/10 41% The Hunter's Prayer (2017) Gritty, fast-paced action thriller, best suited for video viewing...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2017
6/10 76% My Cousin Rachel (2017) Stylish and seductive, Rachel Weisz embodies the duality of du Maurier's inscrutable, yet irresistible Rachel, leaving us to wonder: Did she? Didn't she?‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2017
4/10 15% The Mummy (2017) Without any sense of mystery, danger or fun, this superficial concept plays like an elaborate, expensive prologue for future films in the 'Dark Universe' franchise.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2017
7/10 83% Megan Leavey (2017) Subtly satisfying, celebrating our soldiers' canine comrades.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2017
5/10 49% Churchill (2017) Brian Cox delivers an outstanding performance in this talky, repetitive docudrama, relating a questionable historical footnote.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2017
6/10 48% Paris Can Wait (Bonjour Anne) (2017) Eleanor Coppola's slight yet savory spree serves up sumptuously seductive cuisine.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2017
6/10 86% The Lovers (2017) A self-sabotaging, strangely superficial portrait of a philandering couple, weighing the pros and cons of trading spouses.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2017
9/10 92% Wonder Woman (2017) Entertaining and empowering, it's the best in DC's Extended Universe. Physically perfect, Gal Gadot is strong & sexy, statuesque & stunning. ‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 30, 2017
6/10 84% The Wedding Plan (2017) Spirited and surreal, this existential romantic comedy concludes with cosmic ambiguity.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 29, 2017
4/10 48% Everything, Everything (2017) Facile and foolish, it completely loses plausibility in the third act...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 29, 2017
4/10 29% Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) This soggy sequel sails off-course. It's a surreal shipwreck. Argh!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 27, 2017
6/10 19% Baywatch (2017) Snarky and slyly splashy, it's a raunchy big-screen riff on TV's '90s action-comedy.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 27, 2017
7/10 54% War Machine (2017) Slyly satirical, it's the first big-budget, day-and-date theatrical release that you can stay home and see.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 23, 2017
6/10 71% Alien: Covenant (2017) Ridley Scott continues his splattering sci-fi franchise with another slithery creature-feature.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 22, 2017
6/10 95% The Women's Balcony (Ismach Hatani) (2017) A revelatory, celebratory glimpse into a compelling religio-political dilemma.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 15, 2017
4/10 50% The Dinner (2017) Ominously undercooked and unbalanced, this epicurean feast culminates in an infuriatingly enigmatic conclusion.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 13, 2017
5/10 35% Snatched (2017) There's little fractious, familiar chemistry between Hawn and Schumer, so I'd advise cancelling this flashy, flimsy trip...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 13, 2017
4/10 28% King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017) Fractured and fumbling, it unfolds like a frantic video game...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 13, 2017
6/10 89% Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer) (2017) A schmoozing, cautionary tale about ambition gone awry.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 8, 2017
7/10 82% Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) Although the fast-paced plot is convoluted, there are intergalactic battle sequences galore and lots of zany humor.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted May 6, 2017
6/10 15% The Circle (2017) Sleekly sinister satire, evolving into a cautionary tale...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2017
7/10 88% Their Finest (2017) Sly, bittersweet romantic comedy - with a tasteful feminist twist.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2017
7/10 85% Disneynature Born In China (2017) Suspenseful yet sedately spiritual, it's yet another addition to Disneynature's circle of life.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2017
4/10 26% Unforgettable (2017) Flimsy, frustrating - and quite forgettable...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2017
6/10 87% The Lost City of Z (2017) James Gray's sprawling, yet superficial adventure saga about an explorer obsessed with Amazon River exploration a century ago.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2017
6/10 50% The Promise (2017) Its earnest solemnity is commendable but it loses focus, diluting the emotional impact of the harrowing massacre of 1.5 million Armenians.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 23, 2017
6/10 63% Tommy's Honour (2017) Slow-paced, yet sporting biopic about Scottish pioneers of the modern game of golf. ‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2017
6/10 66% The Fate of the Furious (2017) Slick but shallow, revved up with spectacular, globe-spanning vehicular destruction.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2017
7/10 69% Gifted (2017) Perceptively subtle and satisfying, it packs an emotional punch.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2017